Iowa City Obituaries

Iowa City Obituaries

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  • Tuesday Aug 14 | via The Washington Evening Journal 

    Becky Charlesworth

    A celebration of life for Becky Charlesworth, 69, of Wellman will be held Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona, with Pastor Teresa Stecker officiating. The family will greet friends at the funeral home from 9 - 11 AM.

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  • Thursday Aug 9 | via The Daily Gazette 

    Ethelyn A. Pool

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  • Tuesday Aug 7 | via West Liberty Index 

    Geraldine "Gerrie" Teresa Kaalberg, 89

    Geraldine "Gerrie" Teresa Kaalberg, 89, died Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at the Simpson Memorial Home in West Liberty. Geraldine was born May 29, 1929 in Malmo, Neb.

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  • Monday Aug 6 | via The Fairfield Ledger 

    Merle C. Dockendorff

    Merle C. Dockendorff, 73, of Fairfield, Iowa passed away at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa on Thursday August 2, 2018. Merle was born July 2, 1945, in Burlington, Iowa, the son of Carroll and Ila reed Dockendorff.

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  • Saturday Aug 4 | via Las Vegas Review Journal 

    Company criticized before canoe flip that killed Nor...

    Steve Willis, a senior pastor at First Christian Church, greets tourists along Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas for Ash Wednesday on Feb. 14, 2018. Steve Willis, a senior pastor at First Christian Church, left, talks with Michelle Caldwell, center, and Barbara Foster, both of Ill., before marking their foreheads for Ash Wednesday on Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.

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  • Wednesday Jul 25 | via West Liberty Index 

    Nicki L. Hesseltine, 49

    Nicki L. Hesseltine, 49, died Sunday, July 22, 2018 at Mercy Hospice in Iowa City surrounded by her family and friends following a long battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 26, 2018 at the West Branch United Methodist Church.

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  • Monday Jul 23 | via The Hastings Tribune 

    Peace 'Penny' Lungren

    Mrs. Lungren was born July 25, 1928 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to Louis and Ethel Penningroth.

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  • Monday Jul 23 | via The Washington Evening Journal 

    John E. Laffoon

    A gathering to celebrate John's life will be from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at The Kirkwood Room in Iowa City. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to the Laffoon family in care of Amanda Laffoon.

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  • Sunday Jul 22 | via Tama News-Herald 

    Floyd L. "Shorty" Manfull

    Floyd L. "Shorty" Manfull, 96, of Tama and formerly of Montour, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Sunny Hill Care Center in Tama. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 10:30 AM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama.

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  • Jul 17, 2018 | via USA Today 

    Mike Kudla, former star Ohio State defensive end, di...

    Mike Kudla, former star Ohio State defensive end, dies at 34 Mike Kudla, former star Ohio State defensive end who briefly played for Steelers, dies at 34 Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2zNbGRS FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2004, file photo. Ohio State's Mike Kudla sits on the bench during the final minutes of his team's loss to Iowa in an NCAA college football game in Iowa City, Iowa.

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  • Jul 15, 2018 | via The Day 

    Obit, memorial service of 5-year-old Iowa boy gets a...

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: This undated photo provided by Emilie Matthias shows a photo of her son Garrett Matthias in a hospital as he received treatment for a rare cancer in Iowa City, Iowa.

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  • Jul 15, 2018 | via NewsOK.com 

    'See ya later, suckas!' The obituary of a 5-year-old...

    This undated photo provided by Emilie Matthias shows a photo of her son Garrett Matthias in a hospital as he received treatment for a rare cancer in Iowa City, Iowa. A unique funeral set for the 5-year-old is matched only by the one-of-a-kind obituary the preschooler had a hand in authoring and that is now garnering national attention.

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  • Jul 14, 2018 | via Albany Times Union 

    'See ya later, suckas!' The obit of a 5-year-old in ...

    This undated photo provided by Emilie Matthias shows a photo of her son Garrett Matthias in a hospital as he receives treatment for a rare cancer in Iowa City, Iowa. A unique funeral set for the 5-year-old is matched only by the one-of-a-kind obituary the preschooler had a hand in authoring and that is now garnering national attention.

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  • Jul 13, 2018 | via ABC News 

    Obit, memorial service of 5-year-old Iowa boy draws ...

    This undated photo provided by Emilie Matthias shows a photo of her son Garrett Matthias in a hospital as he received treatment for a rare cancer in Iowa City, Iowa. A unique funeral set for the 5-year-old is matched only by the one-of-a-kind obituary the preschooler had a hand in authoring and that is now garnering national attention.

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  • Jul 12, 2018 | via KCCI-TV Des Moines 

    Garrett Matthias, 5, writes unforgettable obituary b...

    WEBVTT CYNTHIA: HE IS NOT A HEAVYWEIGHT, BUT THIS LITTLE BOY HAD BIG DREAMS. >> WE'VE STARTED A BUCKET LI AND THIS WAS ONE OF THE THINGS HE WANTED TO DO WAS BE A BOXER WHEN HE GREW UP.

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  • Jul 12, 2018 | via The Washington Evening Journal 

    Kimberly Sue Campbell

    She was born February 3, 1973, to Walter Dean and Joyce Deann Simpson Campbell. She grew up in Olds, attended Waco and graduated from Washington High School in 1991.

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  • Jul 9, 2018 | via The Washington Evening Journal 

    William "Bill" R. Chapek

    William "Bill" R. Chapek passed away Friday, July 6, 2018 at his rural Washington home at the age of 67 years. A service will be held on Wednesday, July 11, 10:30 a.m. at the Peterseim Funeral Home.

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  • Jul 6, 2018 | via The Fairfield Ledger 

    UPDATED: James 'Jim' Leahy

    James "Jim" Leahy age 83, of Batavia, passed away July 5, 2018, at the University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics, Iowa City. Visitation for family & friends will be 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Sunday, July 8, 2018, at Behner Funeral Home.

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  • Jul 5, 2018 | via Northern-Sun Print 

    Shirley Mae Medberry Coleman Swenson, 87

    Shirley Mae Medberry Coleman Swenson, 87, of Gladbrook, passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City after a brief illness. Funeral Services and Celebration of Life was held Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Stavanger Friends Church south of LeGrand with Pastor Jim Bonser officiating.

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  • Jul 1, 2018 | via Tama News-Herald 

    Shirley Mae Medberry Coleman Swenson

    Shirley Mae Medberry Coleman Swenson, 87, of Gladbrook, passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City after a brief illness. Funeral Services and Celebration of Life will be held Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Stavanger Friends Church south of LeGrand with Pastor Jim Bonser officiating.

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